Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
232 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS NORTH ALABAMA TONIGHT
ALONG AND AHEAD OF A WARM FRONT. AFTER A NIGHT OF PROLONGED
RAINFALL...WARMER AND MORE HUMID WEATHER WILL PREVAIL SUNDAY AS
SHOWERS AND STORMS BECOME MORE SCATTERED IN NATURE. OCCASIONALLY
GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL MAKE FOR A LARGE IMPROVEMENT IN DISPERSION
SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY...
BRINGING THE VERY WET AND UNSETTLED PATTERN TO A TEMPORARY END.

ALZ001>005-007-016-191200-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
232 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  63           78           59           70
RH %                  95           54           93           56
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  SW  9                     SW 11 G19
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      SW  9        S  6         W 11 G19
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          40           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       3-5          1-3          2-4          1-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.69         0.15         0.13         0.02
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                8900                      9000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 24                      W 30
LAL                   3            4            4            2
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D            C
MAX LVORI             8                         5
DISPERSION                         99 GOOD                   104 VERY GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

ALZ006-008>010-191200-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
232 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  62           75           59           69
RH %                  95           57           93           55
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  S  9                      SW 12 G21
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      SW  9        SW  5        W 13 G22
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          60           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       3-5          2-4          1-3          1-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.59         0.29         0.11         0.04
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                8400                      9100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 26                      SW 35
LAL                   3            4            4            2
STABILITY CLASS       D            C            E            D
MAX LVORI             8                         6
DISPERSION                         93 GOOD                   126 VERY GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

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